Nicolas Bamat, MD

Nicolas Bamat, MD

Nicolas Bamat, MD, is an attending neonatologist in the Division of Neonatology at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus; CHOP Newborn Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD – University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Residency

Pediatrics – The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Fellowship

Neonatology - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Neonatologist

Instructor, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2018

Bamat N, Bryan M, Jensen EA. Inconsistent conclusions of statistical significance based on p-values and confidence intervals. J Perinatol. 2018 Jan 3. doi: 10.1038/s41372-017-0027-1. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available. PMID: 29298983

2017

Bamat NA, Guevara JP, Bryan M, Roberts RS, Yoder BA, Lemyre B, Chiu A, Millar D, Kirpalani H. Variation in Positive End-Expiratory Pressure Levels for Mechanically Ventilated Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants. J Pediatr. 2017 Dec 22. pii: S0022-3476(17)31485-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2017.10.065. [Epub ahead of print]

2016

Bamat NA, Tharakan SJ, Connelly JT, Hedrick HL, Lorch SA, Rintoul NE, Williams SB, Dysart D’Agostino JA KC. Venoarterial extracorporeal life support for neonatal respiratory failure: indications and impact on mortality. ASAIO J. 2016 Dec 13. Doi:10.1097/MAT.0000000000000495 [Epub ahead of print]

Bamat N, Jensen EA, Kirpalani H. Duration of continuous positive airway pressure in premature infants. Semin Fetal Neonatal Med. 2016;21(3):189-95.

2015

Bamat N, Ghavam S, Liu Y, DeMauro SB, Jensen EA, Roberts R, Yoder BA, Kirpalani H. Reliability of a Non-Invasive Measure of Ventilation/Perfusion Mismatch for Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2015 Feb 25. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25714998.

Posters and Presentations

2016

Bamat N,  Tharakan SJ, Connelly JT, Hedrick HL, Lorch SA, Rintoul NE, Williams SB, Dysart KC. Venoarterial extracorporeal life support for neonatal respiratory failure: indications and impact on mortality. Poster presentations at the Easter Society for Pediatric Research, Philadelphia PA 2016, Pediatric Academic Society Meeting, Baltimore, MD 2016 and CHOP Poster Day, Philadelphia, PA 2016.

2015

Enlow E, Foy D, Rubinos LH, Gray M, Bamat N, Abbasi S, Lorch SA. Health literacy in parents of premature infants: distribution and change during NICU admission. Oral presentation at: Eastern Society for Pediatric Research Conference; March 2015; Philadelphia, PA.

Bamat N, Bernbaum JC, Connelly JT, D’Agostino JA, Gerdes M, Hedrick HL, Hoffman CH, Lorch SA, Rintoul NE, Williams SB, Dysart KC. Risk Factors for Death or Neurodevelopmental Impairment Following Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation For Neonatal Respiratory Failure. Poster presentation at the Annual Children’s National Symposium: ECMO and the Advanced Therapies for Respiratory Failure, Keystone, CO, 2015.

2014

Bamat N, Fierro JL, Suh S, Millar D, Kirpalani H. Positive end expiratory pressure for premature infants requiring conventional mechanical ventilation: systematic review and meta-analysis. Poster presentations at the Pediatric Academic Society Meeting, Baltimore, MD 2016 and CHOP Poster Day, Philadelphia, PA.

Bamat N, Dysart K, Munson D, Maschhoff KL, Fox WW, Zhang H, Kirpalani H. Is Non-Invasive Respiratory Support at Referral Predictive of Mortality and Short Term Respiratory Outcomes for Infants with Severe Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia? Oral presentation at The Neonatal Cardiopulmonary Biology Young Investigators’ Forum, Chicago, IL, 2014.

Bamat N, Dysart K, Munson D, Maschhoff KL, Fox WW, Zhang H, Kirpalani H. Is Non-Invasive Respiratory Support Associated with Improved Mortality and Short Term Outcomes in Infants with Severe BPD? Poster presentations at the Pediatric Academic Society Meeting, Vancouver, BC 2014 and CHOP Poster Day, Philadelphia, PA 2014.

Lectures by Invitation

2014

Bamat N. Gestational Alloimmune Liver Disease. Grand View Hospital CHOP Talks CME Series; 2014 Aug; Sellersville, PA.

Bamat N. Introduction to Neonatal Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation. The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Neonatology Physician Assistant Residency Program; 2014 Aug; Philadelphia, PA.

Awards and Honors

2015, Outstanding Teaching Award by a Fellow in Neonatology (awarded by division)

2014, CHOP Research Poster Day Winner, Patient Oriented Research Track

2014, Outstanding Teaching Award by a Fellow in Neonatology (awarded by division)

2014, William Pottash Fellow Teacher of the Year Award (awarded by residency program)

2012, CHOP Research Poster Day Winner, Patient Oriented Research Track 

Editorial and Academic Positions

2016-present, Ad Hoc Reviewer, Pediatrics

2014-present, Social Media Editor, The International Society for Evidence-Based Neonatology

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2013- present, American Board of Pediatrics

2013- present, Society for Pediatric Research